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Windlass Place , Deptford , London , SE8 3QH, Telephone: 020 8692 1882, Fax: 020 8691 1703 Email: Lewccg.g85085-general@nhs.net

Lewisham

Child Development Checks

 

Your child will be given a development check by the GP at 8 weeks.

There will be the following vaccination schedule offered and recommended for all children to follow. Should there be any concerns about these vaccinations please talk to either the health visitor, Practice Nurse or the Doctor so we can fully satisfy your queries and allow these important protective vaccinations to go ahead.

  Age:   Vaccine   Comment
2 months
 

  5 in 1 vaccination
  Pneumococcal Vaccination
  Rotavirus Vaccination

   Thigh 
   Thigh 
   By Mouth
3 months
  
  5 in 1 vaccination
  Meningitis C Vaccination
  Rotavirus Vaccination
   Thigh 
   Thigh 
   By Mouth
4 months
  

  5 in 1 vaccination
  Pneumococcal Vaccination

   Thigh
   Thigh
12 months   HIB/Meningitis C Vaccination
  Pneumococcal Vaccination
  MMR
   Upper Arm or Thigh
   Upper Arm or Thigh
   Upper Arm or Thigh
15 months
  
  MMR

   Upper Arm or Thigh

3 Yrs & 4  Months
Pre School Booster

  Diphtheria/Tetanus/Pertussis & Polio
  

   Upper Arm or Thigh
  
 Girls aged 12 to 13 years             HPV (Gardasil) Given at 0, 1 and 6 months.

   Upper Arm           

13 to 18 years Diptheria, Tetanus, Polio    Upper Arm

                                   


5 in 1 vaccination = tetanus, diphtheria, Pertussus (whooping cough), Hib and polio
MMR = Measles Mumps Rubella (German Measles)

For more information, visit the NHS Choices Immunisation information website.  Please be aware that the schedule may differ slightly depending on where you live.

 


 

 
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